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when it was bought in 2001 by dana white, president of the ufc and his partners the fertita brothers. >> congratulations on your first show, it's got to feel good. >> thank you very much, james, i appreciate it. >> you took over this company when it was in a serious financial hole? >> i called my partners and said, you know, i think the ufc is in trouble, i think we should buy it. it would be interesting. and a month later we own it. >> how much did you purchase it for? >> $2 million. >> and how much is it worth today? >> a lot more than $2 million. >> a lot more than $2 million is an understatement. today the ufc brings in an estimated $6 billion a year. recently they signed a lucrative broadcast deal. >> we're the most valuable franchise on earth. we're in over a billion homes worldwide and we're the largest pay-per-view provider in the world. i don't care what color you are, what country you come from or what listening you speak, it's in our dna. the first ufc happened because they wanted to answer the age old question which fighting style was the best? and the answer to that age
on the complex political situation facing the president, i want to bring in dana milbank, political columnist for the "washington post." you just heard andrea mitchell talk about the fact you have this president who came into office, elected in large part getting that democratic nomination because of his caution, but this thing is moving, this train's going in one direction, and that's toward military action. >> that's right. he opposed iraq as a dumb war, but by his own terms, he's left himself absolutely no choice here because he said famously that this was the red line. the use of chemical weapons and if there had been any doubt before, his administration has erased that today. it has to be a very serious response, and as andrea was discussing, the only real question is whether it is this surge cal strike or a more intensive air campaign against the syrian regime. nobody's talking about anything beyond air power at this point. the only certainty we have is that whatever this president does, he's going to be criticized for it for doing too much for doing too little, for going with the unite
nancy skinner and dana will call for equal access to federal meal programs in the oakland unified school district. they want congress to incorporate the regional cost of living to determine a families eligibility. research has shown that children who go hungry are more likely to struggle in the classroom and have increased tardiness. we have a special section on our website for back to schoolish foe. and we have posted pictures. just saw who was just up there we were smiling at. torrey is up there now. >>> time now 6:40. something new for san francisco police officers. this follows a federal investigation that found discrepancies with police reports. >>> a fire near yosemite national park continues to burn the bay area camp that was destroyed by the flames. >>> and right now it's doing pretty well although we do have slow downs out there. especially approaching the bridge on westbound 80. >>> a lot of reports of drizzle coming in. a weak front coming by. that will help cool down temperatures but what about the rest of the week? >>> welcome back. time now 6:44. this is video of the fire b
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